September 27, 2021

Highway Department




Union County Highway #12 (299 Street) will be closed between 484 and 485 Avenues for structure replacement.


 Posting on behalf of Elk Point Township

 475th Street from Burbank Road (CR#10) north to 322th Street

is closed due to a concrete pipe failure.

484 Avenue from 301 Street south to CR#13 (303 Street), west of Hawarden, IA, is closed.  Structure #64-144-055 is being replaced.
Union County Highway Department

501 E. Pleasant Street

Elk Point, SD 57025-2159

Office Phone: (605) 356-2351

Shop Phone: (605) 356-3251

FAX: (605) 356-2348

Email: [email protected]

Summer Office Hours

March 28, 2021 – October 30, 2021

Monday – Thursday (Excluding Holidays)

6:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

Office Staff

Highway Superintendent: Jerry Buum – [email protected]

Executive Secretary: Cristy Harkness – [email protected]

Administrative Assistant: Samantha Langley – [email protected]

Elk Point Crew

Bob Bradshaw

Larry Clark

Doug Irwin

Paul Limoges

Oliver Morris

Jeff Noteboom – Assistant Superintendent

Dale Steckelberg



Alcester Shop

110 Ofstad Street

Alcester, SD 57001

Shop Phone: (605) 934-2210

Fax: (605) 934-2209

Alcester Crew

Richard Beeler – Road Foreman

Josh Homandberg

Dale Jurrens

Derek Lykken

Verlyn Portz

Brian Warner


Various Permits

Application for permit within and/or across the right of way of Union County Highways

Utility ROW Permit 01.27.2020


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2016 Union County Structure Map

Load Limit postings on structures


Union County Highway System Map

2007 Union County System 2012 June 18


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Last updated on September 24, 2021 1:49 pm